Celtics Fall 119-104 Against Oklahoma City - Game Recap
The Thunder got a 31-point performance from Russell Westbrook as Oklahoma City handed Boston a 119-104 defeat on Wednesday at Chesapeake Energy Arena.
Oklahoma City was the ATS victor, as they covered the 8.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 186.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Kevin Durant had 28 points for Oklahoma City and Daequan Cook chipped in with 17 points. James Harden had 7 assists for the Thunder, while Kendrick Perkins was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Boston got 23 points from Paul Pierce in a losing cause and another 23 points from Kevin Garnett. Paul Pierce contributed 8 assists for the Celtics, while Kevin Garnett had 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Oklahoma City were victorious, as the score was 72-49 at the break.
Oklahoma City won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 43-32.
Next game, Oklahoma City takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Boston, they head on the road to face Cleveland.